Brand: G.P. Putnam{s Sons

Product Code: 9780425272824

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Biographical Note:
C. J. Box is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Joe Pickett series, five stand-alone novels, and the story collection Shots Fired. He has won the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and two Barry awards, as well as the French Prix Calibre .38 and a French Elle magazine literary award. His books have been translated into twenty-seven languages. He and his wife Laurie split their time between their home and ranch in Wyoming.


Marc Notes:
; 8; Joe Pickett is asked to investigate rumours about a ranch, it's reclusive millionaire owner, the women who live there and the sudden disappearances - all funded by murder..


Review Quotes:
Praise for Stone Cold

"Another superlative outing. Grade A."-- The Cleveland Plain Dealer

"A blistering page-turner."-- The Arizona Republic

"Vivid...an accessible, quick, and fun read."--Associated Press

"With each book, Box just gets better. Nonstop action, a twisty plot, and great characters make his latest a must-read."-- Library Journal

"Exhilarating...Canny Joe uses his wits, taking time to assess the literal and figurative lay of the land."-- Publishers Weekly

More Praise for the C. J. Box and the Joe Pickett novels

"One of today's solid-gold, A-list, must-read writers."--Lee Child

"Picking up a new C. J. Box thriller is like spending quality time with family you love and have missed...It's a rare thriller series that has characters grow and change. An exciting reading experience for both loyal fans as well as newcomers."--Associated Press

"Box is a master."-- The Denver Post

"Box knows what readers expect and delivers it with a flourish."-- Cleveland Plain Dealer

"Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett strides in big boots over the ruggedly gorgeous landscape of C.J. Box's outdoor mysteries."-- The New York Times Book Review

"Riveting...[A] skillfully crafted page-turner."-- People

"Will keep you on the edge of your seat."-- The Philadelphia Enquirer


Publisher Marketing:
A stranger makes trouble for Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett in this gripping thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.

Everything about the rich stranger is a mystery: the massive, isolated ranch in the remote Black Hills of Wyoming, the women who live with him, the secret philanthropies, the private airstrip, the sudden disappearances. And especially the persistent rumors that the man's wealth comes from killing people.

Joe Pickett, still officially a game warden but now mostly a troubleshooter for the governor, is assigned to find out the truth. But he finds out a lot more than he bargained for. There are two other men living up at that ranch. One is a stone-cold killer who takes an instant dislike to Joe. He doesn't frighten Joe at all. The other man is another story...


Review Citations:
  • Library Journal 06/15/2014 pg. 50 (EAN 9780698150171, Other)
  • Library Journal 02/15/2014 (EAN 9780698150171, Other)
  • Library Journal Prepub Alert 10/01/2013 pg. 56 (EAN 9780399160769, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 01/27/2014 (EAN 9780399160769, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal 02/15/2014 pg. 94 (EAN 9780399160769, Hardcover) - *Starred Review
  • Kirkus Reviews 03/01/2014 (EAN 9780399160769, Hardcover)
  • Booklist 02/15/2014 pg. 34 (EAN 9780399160769, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal 10/01/2013 (EAN 9780399160769, Hardcover)